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Requiem for a Heavyweight

1962 Rated NR 1hr 26m

Based on a 1956 teleplay by Rod Serling (of "The Twilight Zone" fame), Requiem for a Heavyweight stars Anthony Quinn as aging palooka Mountain Rivera, who finds himself literally on the ropes in the late stages of his career. A wonderful supporting cast includes Jackie Gleason as Rivera's manager and Mickey Rooney as the fighter's trainer. A fabulous film adaptation from an award-winning TV play.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Widescreen 1.85:1


English, Spanish (Neutral), French, Portuguese

Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.